COVID-19: 2 victims, 156 cases in past 24h

COVID-19: 2 victims, 156 cases in past 24h

TIRANA, Sep. 10 – Two patients passed away due to the coronavirus during the last 24 hours, bringing the total death toll to 324 victims in the country. Furthermore, 156 coronavirus cases were confirmed in the last 24 hours, bringing

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Albania ranked 2nd country with most pollution-related deaths

Albania ranked 2nd country with most pollution-related deaths

By Vivian Hoxha TIRANA, Sep 10 – Albania has been ranked the second country with the highest pollution-related deaths in Europe, according to the yearly European Environment-state and Outlook 2020 report. Second only to Bosnia and Herzegovina, roughly 23 percent

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Corruption in Albania remains top concern for U.S. investors

Corruption in Albania remains top concern for U.S. investors

TIRANA, Sep. 10 – Foreign investors continue to perceive Albania as a difficult place to do business, according to the latest report by the U.S. Department of State. The report titled "2020 Investment Climate Statements" states that U.S. investors consider

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Montenegro majority lists sign agreement

Montenegro majority lists sign agreement

TIRANA, Sep. 9 – The leaders of the coalitions "For the Future of Montenegro", "Peace is our nation" and "Black and white", which won the necessary majority in the elections to form a government, signed an agreement promising that the

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Why September 12 matters so much

Why September 12 matters so much

By Lauren Monsen In September 2001, after terrorists attacked the World Trade Center in New York, the Maasai people of Kenya tried to send 14 cows to the people of America. Wilson Kimeli Naiyomah, who had come up with the

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Grenell accuses Kosovo opposition leader of being against U.S.

Grenell accuses Kosovo opposition leader of being against U.S.

TIRANA, Sep. 9 – U.S. President Donald Trump's special envoy for the Kosovo- Serbia dialgoue, Richard Grenell has accused Kosovo opposition leader Albin Kurti of being "anti-american", after the latter refused to support the agreement signed by prime minister Avdullah

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Tirana, 100 years as Albania’s capital

Tirana, 100 years as Albania’s capital

By Vivian Hoxha TIRANA, Sep. 9 – The General Directorate of Archives is now showcasing photos of Tirana's 100-year old journey as the capital city of Albania outdoors, in order bring the audience closer to the exhibition despite the ongoing

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China launches global digital security initiative

China launches global digital security initiative

TIRANA, Sep. 9 – China has launched an initiative to address global data security issues, aiming to combat the risks emerging from information and communications technology (ICT) activities that impair or steal data from other states' infrastructure. Chinese State Councilor and

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EU to donate €10 mill worth of medical equipment to Albania

EU to donate €10 mill worth of medical equipment to Albania

TIRANA, Sep. 8 – The European Union will donate 10 million euros worth of medical equipment to Albania. On Tuesday, the EU Ambassador in Tirana Luigi Soreca handed over 20 fixed ICU ventilators to Health Minister Olgerta Manastirliu, which will

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Visiting the Holta Canyon

Visiting the Holta Canyon

The Dutch Ambassador to Albania Guusje Korthals Altes visited the Canyon of Holta, located near Gramsh – just two hours away from Tirana. "Exploring beautiful Albania," she wrote in a Twitter post with photos of the canyon.

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